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COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Update

As the Ontario Government moves towards opening up the retail and health service sectors, we will be bringing our full staff back to our clinics on May 19th. Even though we will be back in the clinics, our office doors will remain closed for a little bit longer as we...

Masks and Hearing Aids

Masks and Hearing Aids

We seem to be moving towards a time where everyone will be wearing masks in public places. When we are able to open our clinic doors again, staff and clients alike will most likely be donning masks. Although more and more articles and papers are coming out by the day...

Pairing Phonak Marvel hearing aids

Pairing Phonak Marvel hearing aids

Unlike many other manufacturers which have settled on the MFi Bluetooth low energy platform, which pair primarily to iPhones and a very select few Android devices, Phonak has decided to use Bluetooth Classic. This allows their direct connect Audeo, Virto, Bolero,...

Pairing MFi hearing aids

Pairing MFi hearing aids

Many of the latest models of Beltone, Bernafon, Oticon, ReSound, Signia, Starkey and Widex hearing aids make use of Apple's MFi technology (made for iPhone). This video walks you through the steps of how to pair your hearing aids to your iPhone or iPad devices.*Please...

Presbycusis and it’s effects on speech understanding

Presbycusis and it’s effects on speech understanding

What is Presbycusis? Presbycusis is a pattern of hearing loss found in older adults, also known as age related hearing loss. The natural degeneration of the hearing system as we age is common. A typical onset of presbycusis can go unnoticed for 2-5 years. The slow...

Coldest Night of The Year 2020

Coldest Night of The Year 2020

On February 22, 2020 – We Walk to Make a Difference! The Coldest Night of the Year is a family-friendly walk that raises money for charities serving hungry, homeless, and hurting people in local communities across Canada. A team of Davidson Hearing Aid Centres staff...

Untreated hearing loss increases daily fatigue

Untreated hearing loss increases daily fatigue

Managing Fatigue and Hearing Loss Increased hearing difficulties linked to the presence of a hearing loss can introduce cognitive and physical efforts that cause a strain on ones mental and physical state. We often feel tired after going to a concert or speaking with...